**This blog entry orginally appeared on the website oceanspaces.org.**/p>

Ocean Sanctuaries is pleased to announce that we will be presenting at the 2015 Citizen Science Conference on Feb. 11, 2015.

Citizen Science 2015 is the inaugural conference of the Citizen Science Association (CSA).

It will be held at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California, USA, February 11-12, 2015.

Join us for two days of building connections and exchanging ideas across a wide spectrum of disciplines and experiences. Participate and help to shape the future of citizen science. 

– For program information, see: http://programme.exordo.com/cs2015/


Abstract Submitted: ‘Identifying Sevengill Sharks with Wildbook’


Author: Michael Bear

Co-Author: Barbara Lloyd

‘Wildbook’ Mark/Recapture: A Web-based Application for Wildlife Data Management, designed by Jason Holmberg: http://www.wildme.org/wildbook/doku.php (

Photo credit: Julie Lorenzen